Lydia's story was like a trainwreck in slow motion, but it made her triumph that much more sweeter.
Mary Kate playing a subdued Lydia was jar..Show More »ring, but fit well with her story from the LBD series. The Bennet parents are given much more exposition here, and you actually come to like their mother.
MK also does very uncanny impressions of Mrs. Bennet... and Jane. Dear lord, does she do that impression justice.
Speaking of which, we need a third book with Jane as the protagonist! Although Laura Spencer is pretty busy these days...